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Title Work

Title No: 3550

Title: Governor Faubus on closing of Little Rock public schools

Medium: Moving Image

Original Medium: Film


15 Sep  1958 (Created)

13 Nov  1985 (Compiled)

Original Summary:
Governor Faubus press conference. Faubus at end of long table with other men seated at table. Faubus says: I have signed into law acts passed by recent legislation closing the senior high school of Little Rock to preserve peace and prevent violence because a suitable educational system cannot be maintained. Two shots of post office and courthouse, men coming out of courthouse door.

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 1 min 44 sec 

Forms: Stock shot

Genres: News

Subjects: Segregation in education--Law and legislation; School integration--Arkansas--Little Rock

Name As Subjects: Central High School; Faubus, Orval Eugene

CompilerBlackside, Inc.
SpeakerFaubus, Orval Eugene
CreatorHearst Metrotone News, Inc.
UCLA Film and Television Archive
Copyright ClaimantUCLA Film and Television Archive

Hearst Metrotone News collection housed at UCLA Film and Television Archive.

Items x2

3550-1Safety Film : Positive picture 
3550-2Safety Film : Sprocketed Magnetic Film 

Component Contents x1

13552-1-3550-2Safety Film : Positive track 

Contained By x2

Title NoTitle
13026Eyes on the prize [stock footage]
13552Not for public viewing